Definition of Umlimo in English:

Umlimo

noun

rare
  • Among the Ndebele and other peoples of eastern and southern Africa: a prophet, holy man.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Frederick Courteney Selous (1851–1917), hunter and explorer. From Ndebele mlimo.

Pronunciation

Umlimo

/ʊmˈliːməʊ/